New NYC Buses Have Wi-Fi But No Tech To Avoid Those On Foot

2-newnycbusesh sliderThere are some nifty features on New York City’s sleek new fleet of more than 2,000 buses, the first of which began hitting the streets this past week. Continue Reading →

New York City L Train Shutdowns Could Begin In 2019

L train line in nycIf you’re traveling to Harlem or traveling from Harlem and you’re new to the New York City area, you might not know that Hurricane Sandy dealt quite a blow to the tunnels connecting the city’s boroughs. The G and R trains’ tunnels have already been repaired. Continue Reading →

MTA Wants To Get Rid Of Your MetroCard By 2020

mtasu bway trainThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is looking to end the use of MetroCards in the New York City subway and bus system by 2020, NBC New York reports. Continue Reading →

Leave Early, NYC Subway Wait Times Getting Worse

3 train subway in harlem1Wait times for subway trains in NYC are, unsurprisingly, getting worse, a report released by the New York State Comptroller’s office reveals. The Wall Street Journal reported on the audit, which also criticizes the MTA’s assessment method for wait times. Continue Reading →

NYC Electeds Co-Sponsor Transportation Investment Legislation

east-harlem sliderToday, a coalition of New York State Assembly Members unveiled groundbreaking legislation that not only will fund MTA capital needs but will create a $4.5 billion Transit Gap Investment Fund (TGIF) to expand public transit and improve accessibility for millions of New Yorkers, particularly those who live in so-called “transit deserts.” Continue Reading →

PATH Joins MTA And Amtrak In Banning Hoverboards

Hoverboard (1)Crains New York reports that for Harlemites who own hoverboards, the Port Authority Trans-Hudson rail line has joined other transit systems in banning hoverboards on its trains and in stations. Continue Reading →

The Harlem & Manhattanville Trolley To The Polo Grounds, Harlem NY 1880-1889

polo grounds trolley in harlemThe Harlem & Manhattanville Trolley from West Harlem to the Polo Grounds Baseball Stadium, Harlem, New York 1880-1889.

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NYPD Suspends 3 Train Service In Harlem (update)

3 train subway in harlem1Today at 9:21 PM EST due to NYPD activity, 3 train service is suspended in both directions between 148th Street and 96th Street in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Alternate Side Parking Suspended From Harlem To Hollis

alternate street parking in harlemThe New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, today announced that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Friday, March 4, 2016 to facilitate snow removal. Continue Reading →

The Domino’s Pizza-Delivery Car Coming To Harlem (video)

dominoes pizza in east harlem1With a number of Dominoes in Harlem it’s great to see that last fall, Domino’s unveiled the DXP dedicated pizza-delivery vehicle that was crafted out of a small Chevy. Continue Reading →